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Documentary Film Reader History, Theory, Criticism

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ISBN-10: 019973965X

ISBN-13: 9780199739653

Edition: 2015

Authors: Jonathan Kahana, Charles Musser

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The Documentary Film Reader brings together an expansive range of writing by scholars, critics, historians, and filmmakers to provide a stimulating foundational text for students and others who want to undertake study of nonfiction film. While documentary has long been a mainstay of universities and cinematheques, its popularity of late has grown tenfold as reality television has flourished and as the ranks of novice filmmakers have swelled. There are now dozens of film festivals dedicated exclusively to documentaries. This reader presents an international perspective on the most significant developments and debates from several decades of critical writing about documentary. It integrates…    
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Book details

List price: $97.00
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 2/18/2016
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1056
Size: 6.97" wide x 10.00" long x 1.83" tall
Weight: 4.312
Language: English

Jonathan Kahana is assistant professor of cinema studies at Tisch School of the Arts at New York University.